Board Of Control For Cricket In India

  • Former BCCI president IS Bindra to withdraw from cricket affairs 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Inderjit Singh Bindra, who played a pivotal role in India hosting three World Cups, has decided to withdraw from cricket affairs and as a first step he is likely to hand over the reins of the Punjab Cricket Association to fellow-Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer D.P. Reddy. Bindra, a...
  • IPL probe panel will not meet Indian players in England 1 week ago

    New Delhi: The retired Justice Mukul Mudgal-led IPL probe committee on Wednesday made it clear that they will not be travelling to England to interact with members of the Indian cricket team. "The Committee or any of its members also have no intention of travelling outside the country for any interaction...
  • Duncan Fletcher is free to quit, says BCCI official August 19, 2014

    New Delhi: With Ravi Shastri being appointed as the Director of the Indian cricket team, the days of current chief coach Duncan Fletcher seems to be numbered as there is a question mark about his presence during the upcoming home series against the West Indies. "Duncan has no powers left whatsoever....
  • BCCI treasurer has 3 offices, including a 5-star hotel suite August 16, 2014

    Successive cricket board treasurers have often asked for the beefing up of their office because of the nature of book-keeping they have to maintain. As a bonanza, the incumbent has not one, two but three offices -- including a plush five-star hotel suite! The Board of Control for Cricket in India...
  • Government has no intention to take over BCCI, says Sports Minister August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: The government on Wednesday said taking over the Indian Cricket Board was not a "feasible" option since the BCCI was an autonomous body but it will try to bring the cricket body under the ambit of the Right to Information Act. Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal was responding to a...
  • BCCI invites bids for title sponsorship August 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday invited title sponsorship bids for its international and domestic matches. "The Marketing Committee of the BCCI met at Mumbai to finalize the ITT (Invitation to Tender) for title sponsorship rights for BCCI international and domestic matches for the period...
  • Response for cricket in Incheon Asian Games August 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Cricket has elicited lukewarm response from the full ICC members of the continent for the upcoming Incheon Asian Games with India skipping the event altogether and Pakistan electing to send only their women's team. "For upcoming 2104 Asian Games, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka will be sending both men and...
  • BCCI may not appeal, wants to end Anderson-Jadeja controversy August 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Left red-faced after the ICC judicial commissioner Gordon Lewis found England seamer James Anderson "not guilty" of pushing Ravindra Jadeja during the Trent Bridge Test match, the BCCI has gone a bit on the backfoot as they are yet to decide on their next course of action. "We are...
  • Anderson found not guilty, India miffed August 2, 2014

    The ICC hearing that took place on Friday found James Anderson not guilty of pushing Ravindra Jadeja during the Trent Bridge Test. ...
  • Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad are venues for WI Tests July 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The BCCI Tours and Fixtures Committee has shortlisted Bangalore, Ahmedabad and Hyderabad for India's three-Test series against the West Indies during October and November this year. The committee has allotted the five ODIs to Kolkata, Visakhapatnam, Cuttack, Dharamsala and Kochi while Delhi's Feroz Shah Kotla will be hosting its...
  • SC relieves Sunil Gavaskar as interim BCCI chief July 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday relieved legendary cricketer Sunil Gavaskar as the interim president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in charge of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014 and said that he was free to take up any assignment. The apex court bench headed by...
  • Ravi Shastri hails ICC for choosing Srinivasan as chairman July 9, 2014

    Kolkata: Former India skipper Ravi Shastri has hailed International Cricket Council (ICC) for choosing the beleaguered BCCI supremo N Srinivasan as its first chairman. "If you want my answer, It's a very good choice," the cricketer turned commentator said on Srinivasan being appointed ICC chairman despite the Supreme Court stripping off...
  • SWOT Analysis: the Board of Control for Cricket in India April 2, 2014

    It is tempting to do a SWOT (Strength, Weakness, Opportunity and Threat) analysis on the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) running the most popular game in the country for which it receives more often brickbats than bouquets. In a country where cricket is deemed religion and for...
  • D-Day for Indian cricket, SC to pass orders on CSK, RR and Srinivasan March 28, 2014

    New Delhi: It is D-day for Indian cricket as the deadline for the Board of Control for Cricket in India to respond to the Supreme Court's blueprint for cleaning up cricket administration after the IPL mess ends on Friday. The apex court is set to pass an interim order on...
  • I am not taking charge of BCCI, says N Srinivasan September 29, 2013

    Chennai: Narayanaswami Srinivasan, elected unopposed on Sunday as president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for a third year, said he was not taking charge as per the directions of the Supreme Court. "Leave me alone ... I don't want to comment anything today," Srinivasan said after...
  • ICC does not like dispute between BCCI and CSA: Dave Richardson September 29, 2013

    Johannesburg: The International Cricket Council does not like the current dispute between the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Cricket South Africa (CSA), ICC chief executive Dave Richardson said on Sunday. "ICC does not like the fact that two of its strongest members are in dispute and we...
  • N Srinivasan to chair BCCI Annual General Meeting September 1, 2013

    Kolkata: A defiant BCCI President N Srinivasan on Sunday declared that he will chair the Board's Annual General Meeting scheduled to be held in Chennai on September 29. "I will chair the Annual General Meeting," Srinivasan told reporters today while leaving the hotel where the working committee meeting was held here. Having...
  • BCCI clocks Rs 350 crore net income in 2012-13 August 22, 2013

    Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) posted net income of Rs 350 crore, while its gross revenue stood at Rs 950 crore during the fiscal 2012-13. The BCCI, considered the world's richest cricket body, has earned a surplus of Rs 382.36 crore in 2011-12. Informing this on...
  • BCCI asked to submit details of its land and buildings: report July 25, 2013

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the 29 members that come under its ambit have been asked by the Central Information Commission (CIC) to submit the details of the land and buildings occupied by them, a report on ESPNCricinfo said. According to the report, CIC has asked...
  • Analysis: The big divide within the BCCI June 2, 2013

    Sources say N Srinivasan has told the board members at the meeting in Chennai that he's ready to step aside but not resign as the BCCI President. ...
  • Srinivasan can't step aside, he can either quit or stay: lawyer June 2, 2013

    Lawyer Abhimanyu Bhandari says it is legally not possible for a board president to step aside. ...
  • Live: Critics question BCCI's decision on Srinivasan, Dalmiya June 2, 2013

    New Delhi: 6:56 pm: Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) president IS Bindra says BCCI meeting was all a drama. "People sitting in Delhi were controlling this. This meeting was orchestrated and coordinated," Bindra says. He further said that since Srinivasan has not resigned, there was no question of an interim president. 6:02...
  • Srinivasan being asked to step aside unconditionally: BCCI sources June 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Board Of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) President N Srinivasan is being asked to step aside unconditional, according to sources in the board. BCCI sources say they will not push for Srinivasan's resignation or impeachment but will ask Srinivasan to step aside till the inquiry into his...
  • Crucial BCCI meet today; all eyes on N Srinivasan, will he step aside? June 2, 2013

    New Delhi: In a bid to cleanse the game and restore faith in the administrators, the Board Of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) working committee is set to meet on Sunday where embattled BCCI President N Srinivasan is likely to step aside pending an inquiry. But sources have told...
  • 'BCCI to write to govt asking for a law against fixing' May 20, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after Law Minister Kapil Sibal proposed a new law to curb fixing menace in sport in the wake of IPL spot-fixing scandal, The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has backed the need of a tougher legislation to control fixing, sources said on Monday. The...
  • Competition Comm finds BCCI guilty of market abuse February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Fair trade regulator Competition Commission on Friday held that the Indian cricket board indulged in anti-competitive practices and slapped a penalty of Rs 52.24 crore on it. Observing that Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) abused its dominant position, the Competition Commission of India directed it to...
  • Gavaskar to receive CK Nayudu Award October 25, 2012

    Mumbai: The Indian cricket board decided to confer the Col. CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award on former India cricket captain Sunil Gavaskar. The Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) Col. CK Nayudu Award Committee met here Thursday and chose to nominate Gavaskar for the award which comprises a trophy,...
  • Star bags BCCI's domestic telecast rights April 2, 2012

    Chennai: Star India has won the bid for BCCI's domestic telecast rights, which includes both broadcast and digital rights to cricket in India for the period July 2012 to March 2018. According to sources, the Indian cricket board had received four tenders for the broadcast, Internet and mobile rights to...
  • BCCI-NCA hold talks after Aus debacle January 30, 2012

    Jaipur: Stung by the debacle in Australia, the Indian cricket board (BCCI) has held discussions with the National Cricket Academy (NCA) officials in order to put in place corrective measures to avoid such humiliation in future. Former India batsman Sandeep Patil, who is also the director of Cricket Operations at the...
  • BCCI gets ED notice for IPL-2 fund transfer November 28, 2011

    Mumbai: The Enforcement Directorate has issued notice to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to explain transfer and routing of funds to the tune of Rs. 1,600 crore in the conduct of the second season of Indian Premier League (IPL). The notice has been issued under the provisions...